The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 52 86 52
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -34
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 267 139 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.30% 2.73% 4.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.52% 2.87% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 202 120 201
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +3.33%
Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5906 4836 5430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.20% 94.88% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4875 4154 4807
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Architect in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Architect
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Architect across the South West region.

Architect Salary Trend in the South West

Architect
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the South West region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in the South West

Architect
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the South West region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +14 77 £60,000 -4.00% 11
Wiltshire +5 45 £55,000 +4.76% 6
Somerset +4 40 £55,000 +10.00%
Dorset +6 36 £52,500 +0.96% 1
Gloucestershire -2 27 £60,000 +9.09% 4
Devon -5 10 £55,000 +4.76% 5
Avon - 1 £52,500 -
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title.

1 215 (34.07%) Finance
2 117 (18.54%) SOA
3 106 (16.80%) Microsoft
4 100 (15.85%) .NET
5 99 (15.69%) Java
6 97 (15.37%) SQL Server
7 89 (14.10%) Security Cleared
8 87 (13.79%) ITIL
9 82 (13.00%) Oracle
10 80 (12.68%) TOGAF
11 79 (12.52%) Degree
12 78 (12.36%) Windows
13 77 (12.20%) SC Cleared
14 70 (11.09%) Technical Architecture
15 65 (10.30%) UML
16 62 (9.83%) Project Management
17 59 (9.35%) Relational Database
18 56 (8.87%) Stakeholder Management
19 51 (8.08%) C#
19 51 (8.08%) ASP.NET
20 49 (7.77%) SAP
20 49 (7.77%) Enterprise Architecture
21 46 (7.29%) SQL
21 46 (7.29%) Data Modelling
21 46 (7.29%) VMware
22 43 (6.81%) Agile Software Development
23 42 (6.66%) IBM
24 41 (6.50%) Data Management
25 40 (6.34%) Business Intelligence
25 40 (6.34%) Banking

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 31 (4.91%) SharePoint
2 25 (3.96%) IIS
3 17 (2.69%) MS Exchange
4 15 (2.38%) Apache ServiceMix
5 12 (1.90%) SharePoint 2013
6 11 (1.74%) SharePoint 2010
7 10 (1.58%) SAS
8 7 (1.11%) Lync
8 7 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (1.11%) WebSphere
9 6 (0.95%) TIBCO EMS
9 6 (0.95%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
9 6 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (0.79%) WebLogic
10 5 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2000
10 5 (0.79%) Tomcat
10 5 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2007
11 4 (0.63%) MS Project Server
11 4 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 33 (5.23%) MS Excel
2 17 (2.69%) MS Office
3 16 (2.54%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.27%) MS Project
5 2 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.16%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 18 (2.85%) SAP MDM
2 11 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.95%) BusinessWorks
4 5 (0.79%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.79%) Google Analytics
5 4 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.32%) SAP SD
6 2 (0.32%) SAP PP
6 2 (0.32%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (1.43%) SaaS
3 8 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.48%) IaaS
5 2 (0.32%) PaaS
5 2 (0.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.38%) SAN
2 13 (2.06%) Firewall
2 13 (2.06%) Wireless
3 9 (1.43%) Internet
4 8 (1.27%) WAN
5 7 (1.11%) LAN
6 6 (0.95%) Intranet
7 5 (0.79%) VPN
7 5 (0.79%) OSPF
7 5 (0.79%) BGP
7 5 (0.79%) Network Security
7 5 (0.79%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (0.63%) VLAN
8 4 (0.63%) MPLS
9 3 (0.48%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.48%) RIP
9 3 (0.48%) TETRA
9 3 (0.48%) NAS
9 3 (0.48%) xDSL
10 2 (0.32%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (15.37%) SQL Server
2 59 (9.35%) Relational Database
3 30 (4.75%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (3.01%) RDBMS
5 18 (2.85%) IBM InfoSphere
6 16 (2.54%) Oracle Reports
7 14 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
8 13 (2.06%) Oracle BI EE
9 9 (1.43%) DB2
10 8 (1.27%) Hadoop
10 8 (1.27%) MongoDB
10 8 (1.27%) NoSQL
11 7 (1.11%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 7 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (0.79%) MySQL
12 5 (0.79%) Oracle Database
12 5 (0.79%) Oracle Exadata
13 4 (0.63%) Oracle Database 10g
13 4 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
14 3 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (3.17%) Maven
2 19 (3.01%) Jenkins
3 16 (2.54%) Git (software)
4 6 (0.95%) MSI
4 6 (0.95%) JUnit
5 5 (0.79%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (0.79%) Axure RP
5 5 (0.79%) Rational Rhapsody
6 4 (0.63%) Apache Ivy
6 4 (0.63%) Ant
6 4 (0.63%) Selenium
7 2 (0.32%) jMock
7 2 (0.32%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.32%) Mockito
8 1 (0.16%) Rational Rose
General
1 215 (34.07%) Finance
2 40 (6.34%) Banking
3 33 (5.23%) Marketing
4 29 (4.60%) Telecoms
5 25 (3.96%) Legal
6 19 (3.01%) Local Government
7 18 (2.85%) Retail
8 14 (2.22%) Military
9 12 (1.90%) Manufacturing
10 11 (1.74%) Aerospace
10 11 (1.74%) Financial Institution
11 9 (1.43%) Electronics
12 8 (1.27%) Law
13 6 (0.95%) Advertising
14 5 (0.79%) Automotive
15 1 (0.16%) Publishing
15 1 (0.16%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.16%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (15.85%) .NET
2 51 (8.08%) ASP.NET
3 38 (6.02%) Web Services
4 36 (5.71%) Middleware
5 34 (5.39%) HTML
6 30 (4.75%) Spring
7 28 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC
8 25 (3.96%) XML
9 22 (3.49%) jQuery
10 19 (3.01%) CSS
11 18 (2.85%) HTML5
12 17 (2.69%) SOAP
13 16 (2.54%) .NET Framework
14 15 (2.38%) OSGi
14 15 (2.38%) Spring MVC
15 14 (2.22%) PostGIS
16 13 (2.06%) Hibernate
17 12 (1.90%) WCF
17 12 (1.90%) REST
18 10 (1.58%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 38 (6.02%) Data Integration
2 35 (5.55%) GIS
3 33 (5.23%) Management Information System
4 31 (4.91%) Computer Science
5 27 (4.28%) Reference Data
5 27 (4.28%) Open Source
6 19 (3.01%) Mathematics
7 18 (2.85%) Enterprise Software
8 14 (2.22%) N-Tier
9 12 (1.90%) Client/Server
10 10 (1.58%) Digital Media
11 8 (1.27%) Visualisation
11 8 (1.27%) Human Factors
12 7 (1.11%) Embedded Systems
13 6 (0.95%) Mobile App
13 6 (0.95%) Replication
13 6 (0.95%) Clustering
14 5 (0.79%) Online Banking
14 5 (0.79%) Mainframe
15 4 (0.63%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 78 (12.36%) Windows
2 21 (3.33%) Linux
3 16 (2.54%) UNIX
4 13 (2.06%) Solaris
5 12 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (1.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (1.74%) Windows 7
7 6 (0.95%) Apple iOS
7 6 (0.95%) Android
8 4 (0.63%) AIX
9 3 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (18.54%) SOA
2 87 (13.79%) ITIL
3 80 (12.68%) TOGAF
4 70 (11.09%) Technical Architecture
5 65 (10.30%) UML
6 62 (9.83%) Project Management
7 56 (8.87%) Stakeholder Management
8 49 (7.77%) Enterprise Architecture
9 46 (7.29%) Data Modelling
10 43 (6.81%) Agile Software Development
11 41 (6.50%) Data Management
12 40 (6.34%) Information Management
12 40 (6.34%) Business Intelligence
13 38 (6.02%) Business Analysis
14 37 (5.86%) Waterfall
15 36 (5.71%) MVC
16 35 (5.55%) ETL
16 35 (5.55%) Information Architecture
17 32 (5.07%) Network Design
18 30 (4.75%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 99 (15.69%) Java
2 51 (8.08%) C#
3 46 (7.29%) SQL
4 16 (2.54%) C++
5 13 (2.06%) C
6 10 (1.58%) PowerShell
6 10 (1.58%) JavaScript
7 8 (1.27%) Shell Script
8 5 (0.79%) Python
9 4 (0.63%) Fortran
9 4 (0.63%) PHP
10 3 (0.48%) VB
11 2 (0.32%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.32%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.32%) F#
12 1 (0.16%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.16%) Perl
12 1 (0.16%) Ruby
12 1 (0.16%) Korn
12 1 (0.16%) X++
Qualifications
1 89 (14.10%) Security Cleared
2 79 (12.52%) Degree
3 77 (12.20%) SC Cleared
4 16 (2.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (2.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 12 (1.90%) DV Cleared
7 11 (1.74%) MCP
8 10 (1.58%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (1.11%) HP ASE
10 7 (1.11%) CISSP
10 7 (1.11%) MCSE
10 7 (1.11%) CCNP
11 5 (0.79%) Chartered Engineer
12 4 (0.63%) CITP
12 4 (0.63%) MCTS
12 4 (0.63%) CCIE
12 4 (0.63%) MCSD
13 3 (0.48%) ISEB
13 3 (0.48%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (6.18%) COBIT
2 25 (3.96%) Data Quality
3 15 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.74%) QA
5 5 (0.79%) COREP
5 5 (0.79%) FINREP
6 4 (0.63%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.32%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.16%) SLA
8 1 (0.16%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 34 (5.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (3.65%) Active Directory
3 9 (1.43%) Hyper-V
3 9 (1.43%) XenApp
4 8 (1.27%) VMware ESX
5 4 (0.63%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (0.63%) Terminal Services
5 4 (0.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 4 (0.63%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (0.48%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.16%) Xen
8 1 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.16%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (0.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (0.79%) Oracle EDQ
3 4 (0.63%) SCCM
3 4 (0.63%) Data Guard
4 3 (0.48%) SCOM
4 3 (0.48%) NetBackup
4 3 (0.48%) Backup Exec
4 3 (0.48%) WSUS
5 2 (0.32%) Nagios
5 2 (0.32%) ARCserve
5 2 (0.32%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.16%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.16%) MOM
6 1 (0.16%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.16%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 106 (16.80%) Microsoft
2 82 (13.00%) Oracle
3 49 (7.77%) SAP
4 46 (7.29%) VMware
5 42 (6.66%) IBM
6 35 (5.55%) Cisco
7 32 (5.07%) Citrix
8 25 (3.96%) ESRI
9 15 (2.38%) Juniper
9 15 (2.38%) HP
10 14 (2.22%) Teradata
11 13 (2.06%) F5
12 12 (1.90%) TIBCO
12 12 (1.90%) JBoss
13 10 (1.58%) Altiris
14 9 (1.43%) Symantec
15 7 (1.11%) Informatica
16 6 (0.95%) Unisys
16 6 (0.95%) Adobe
16 6 (0.95%) Google
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Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum - Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: 50k to 55k per year GBP
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £550 - £625 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000 per annum + good benefits
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Wiltshire
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